Lucilia cuprina genome unlocks parasitic fly biology to underpin future interventions
Clare A Anstead, Pasi K Korhonen, Neil D Young, Ross S Hall, Aaron R Jex, Shwetha C Murali, Daniel ST Hughes, Siu F Lee, Trent Perry, Andreas J Stroehlein, Brendan RE Ansell, Bert Breugelmans, Andreas Hofmann, Jiaxin Qu, Shannon Dugan, Sandra L Lee, Hsu Chao, Huyen Dinh, Yi Han, Harsha V Doddapaneni Show all
Nature Communications | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2015
Awarded by National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
Awarded by Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative (VLSCI) on its Peak Computing Facility at the University of Melbourne, an initiative of the Victorian Government
Awarded by Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship
Awarded by Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)
Funding from Australian Wool Innovation (to P.B. and R.B.G.) and the Australian Research Council (to R.B.G.) is gratefully acknowledged. Support to R.B.G.'s laboratory by YourGene Bioscience and Melbourne Water Corporation is gratefully acknowledged. We thank the staff at the Baylor College of Medicine Human Genome Sequencing Center for their contributions. Genome sequencing and assembly was funded by a grant U54 HG003273 from the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI to R.A.G.). This project was also supported by a Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative (VLSCI; grant number VR0007) on its Peak Computing Facility at the University of Melbourne, an initiative of the Victorian Government (R.B.G.). C.A.A. holds an NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship. N.D.Y. holds an NHMRC Early Career Research Fellowship. P.K.K. is the recipient of a scholarship (STRAPA) from the University of Melbourne. R.M.W. holds a Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship PIOF-GA-2011-303312. P.I. holds a Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) Award 31003A-143936 (to E.M.Z.) We would specifically like to acknowledge all scientists who developed programmes used in this study. Given the restriction on the number of papers that could be cited in this article, we were not able to include all original publications. Instead, we have included links to respective websites. We would also like to thank Q. Lang for the use of his L. cuprina image.